I help individuals and teams achieve their career goals and potential at work.
I have been involved in talent development since 2001 when I began coaching and executive recruiting. My joy comes from helping individuals achieve success and satisfaction in their careers. I love with with individuals at all stages of their careers - ranging from college students to CEOs.
As someone with Relator as thier number 1 talent theme, my clients and I get to know each other well and form close relationships.
I have the background to coach you for career success and satisfaction!
I completed the Corporate Coach U training program, accredited by the International Coach Federation, am a ICF-certified coach. In addition to my private practice, I am also a member of the executive coaching team of Robert Gregory Partners, a FranklinCovey company. I am certified to interpret Hogan Assessments.
I understand career performance and job searching. I have worked as an executive recruiter and coach since 2001. I led the Career Development Office at the Michigan Ross School of Business for over seven years where I worked with hundreds of students and alumni. I delight in advancing careers through coaching.
I understand business. I began my career as a CPA before transitioning to roles as a Controller, Finance Director, and Chief Financial Officer for middle-market and global organizations. You will benefit from my experience as a successful numbers guy, manager and executive.
I graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. I am married to Patty and have two grown sons.
View my LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/damianzikakis/. Visit my coaching website: https://www.dgzcoaching.com.